POP CULTURE

Social Media

An Indonesian Instagram Account Is Destroying Celeb Reputations with Gossip

Lambe Turah has millions of followers and zero accountability.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
5.2.17
Microsoft Weird

Clippy’s Designer Wants to Know Who Got Clippy Pregnant

Kevan Atteberry tells Motherboard about his role in creating one of computing history’s most iconic, notorious, and controversial characters (on a Mac!), and Clippy’s strange afterlife.
Samantha Cole
4.26.17
Check Out These Jedi

Here's the Teaser Trailer for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

More Star Wars!!
Jason Koebler
4.14.17
Why Zordon Why?

Half of ‘Power Rangers’ Was a Lie and So Was Your Childhood

There’s a reason Rita Repula’s lips never lined up with her screams for power.
Samantha Cole
3.16.17
Culture

The New ‘Power Rangers’ Trailer Makes Me Want to Go Back to 1995

Zordon is a giant pin-head toy?
Carl Franzen
1.19.17
tv

90s Sitcoms Were Strangely Obsessed With This Unpopular Form of Birth Control

From Felicity, to Friends, to Sex and the City, late 90s TV was obsessed with the diaphragm.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.7.16
Terraform

The Blondes

A plague that only infects blonde women has been unleashed in New York City.
Emily Schultz
5.19.16
Art

​The ‘Biggest Entertainment Launch of the Year’ Is All About Climate Change

So why aren't we seeing global warming at the movies or on TV?
Brian Merchant
11.12.15
short circuit

Until Live Streaming TV Is Truly Live, Cord Cutters Will Be Second-Class Viewers

Streaming Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' debut left me a minute behind those who watched it on TV.
Jason Koebler
9.9.15
short circuit

You Can Legally Add (Some) Music to Your Vine Videos Now

Hope you like Avicii.
John Wenz
8.28.15
Science

Why Do We Love Pluto So Much?

Humans seem to have a special affection for the dwarf planet.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.15.15
Tumblr

The Pop Culture Pagans Who Draw Power from Tumblr

A new generation is taking on Doctor Who, Buffy, Steven Universe, and other pop culture figures to create a contemporary brand of spirituality.
Creatrix Tiara
6.5.15
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